A pumped-up President Donald Trump mentioned Tuesday that he “felt like Superman” after he acquired his experimental drug remedy for Covid-19, and he pulled a web page from the Invoice Clinton playbook, telling individuals affected by the coronavirus: “I really feel your ache.”
“To everybody preventing to get well from the virus, I really feel your ache as a result of I’ve felt your ache,” Trump informed a crowd of hundreds packed onto an airport tarmac in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.
“We are going to beat this virus collectively,” Trump mentioned earlier than polling the largely maskless crowd about who’s had the virus already.
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“Who’s had it? Lots of people, lots of people. You are the individuals I need to say hey to, since you’re proper now immune. You are proper now immune. They are saying that. You already know, they hate to confess, as a result of I had it. Within the outdated days, they mentioned you had it, you are immune for all times. As soon as I acquired it, they provide you 4 months. Anyone else however me, you are immune for all times.”
Medical doctors have mentioned repeatedly that they’re not sure how lengthy individuals who have had the coronavirus may need immunity to it. In mid-August — lengthy earlier than Trump examined optimistic — the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention instructed that immunity might final no less than three months, but it surely harassed that a lot was nonetheless unknown. Earlier Tuesday, an 89-year-old lady within the Netherlands was reported to have died after being reinfected with the virus.
Trump, as soon as once more, insisted on the rally that the nation is “rounding the nook” on the virus, which has contaminated over 7.eight million individuals within the U.S. and killed over 216,000.
Trump, who was hospitalized this month after having examined optimistic for Covid-19, declared himself “cured” after he was handled with an experimental antibody drug cocktail. Trump mentioned Tuesday that “I felt like Superman” after the remedy, “regardless of the hell it was.”